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Brewed by FEMSA - Cuauhtémoc-Moctezuma (Heineken)
Style: Pale Lager
Monterrey/Veracruz-Llave, Mexico

bottled
common

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common

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RATINGS: 1363   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.09   EST. CALORIES: 134   ABV: 4.45%
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COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
Dos Equis Special Lager is a refreshing, crisp, golden, lager style beer imported from Mexico. Made with roasted malts, choice hops, a unique strain of yeast and purified water, this distinctive brew is known simply as “Lager” in its homeland.


1.5
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
miyauchi38 (174) - chicago, Illinois, USA - JUN 30, 2014
夏に飲むなら&# 水

1.2
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 3/20
WillemsUrenkel (444) - Oldenburg, GERMANY - JUN 25, 2014
On draft at an chili´s in Braintree, MA. Watery in the glass, no head, a lot of CO2 pearls are fast growing up. Nothing on the nose. Very low malt, low bitterness, maybe low grainy, rice? Boring, never more.

0.8
   AROMA 1/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 1/10   PALATE 1/5   OVERALL 2/20
asandy5272 (5) - Texas, USA - JUN 23, 2014 does not count
Pour from bottle to glass, white head that was gone within a minute. Not much in the way of an aroma. Nice golden color heavy carbonation. Crisp but not much else going on. Was a single at a local convenient store.so i thought id try it

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
bellco33 (273) - Willington, Connecticut, USA - JUN 20, 2014
Poured from bottle into a pint glass: Pours golden yellow with a thick, quickly dissipating white head. Aroma of sweet malt, corn, and pils stink. Taste is more of the same, a slightly sweet corn water with some pils characteristics, and surprisingly a little bit of fruit. It’s a standard lager, maybe slightly better than Bud Heavy. High carbonation, light body. It’s ok.

1.3
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 3/20
AAEA (101) - California, USA - JUN 19, 2014
12 FL OZ (12 pack $9.99) A beer thats kept alive by a brilliant marketing team but aside from the hype this is not very good.

1.8
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 6/20
MRMedellin (209) - Bogota, COLOMBIA - JUN 15, 2014
Clear Golden beer, small while head, standard carbonation, weak nose, with some dough aromas, light body, not too much flavor, watery sensation from the begin to the end, without an specific aftertaste.

1.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 4/20
vilsack1987 (21) - - JUN 12, 2014
Mi beero es moy Bueno. El beero dos equis escape bueno delishio. Good lager except it is brued in Mexico so you cant guarantee cleanliness of product

1.8
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
JHeath99 (840) - Warner Robins, Georgia, USA - JUN 12, 2014
Bottle from the store. Pours a pale yellow with super slight cream colored head. Aroma of cheap malts. Taste pretty much the same.

1.5
   AROMA 3/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 5/20
cmacklin (228) - Lethbridge, Alberta, CANADA - JUN 6, 2014
330 ml bottle. Clear, light yellow colour with a small white head. Faint aroma of malt and corn with some grass. Sweet flavour of malt and corn with a mildly dry, bitter finish. Light body with watery texture and soft carbonation.

2.8
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 10/20
Malaclemys (368) - Birmingham, Alabama, USA - JUN 6, 2014
Pours clear yellow with white head. A: herb, corn, sweet malt. T: sweet malt , corn, herb. Sweet finish with a light body.


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